Catalogue of archive of Sir Percy Loraine

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford


EAD version 2017



Department of Special Collections
Contact Information
Search Online Catalogues


Archive of Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Bart. (1880-1961), diplomat, n.d

1910-1931

Abstract:
Papers of Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Bart. (1880-1961), diplomat.

Extent: 0.9 Linear metres, 6 shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. d. 3236-3239, e. 3277-3278, Photogr. e. 10

Biographical history

Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Bart. (1880-1961) was a diplomat, serving in Europe, Persia and China. Details are given in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Scope and Content

Loraine's papers include a diary, 1910, correspondence, and a notebook.

Acquisition

Bought, with photographs probably taken by Elsie Goalet, mainly of friends, n.d., MS. Photogr. c. 78, fols. 18-31, Cavendish Philatelic Auctions Ltd., 12 Nov. 1998, lots 543, 745

Related Material

For a diary, 1929, acquired earlier, see MS. Eng. hist. d. 308.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. e. 3277, fols. 1-2]

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

Loraine | Sir Percy Lyham | 1880-1961 | 12th Baronet and diplomat

Subject(s)

Diplomatic and consular service -- British

Descriptive List

Personal diary of Percy Loraine
Date: 1910
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3277
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 206 leaves

Letters to Percy Loraine from Elsie Goalet
Date: Dec 1910-July 1914, n.d
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3236
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 182 leaves

Letters to Percy Loraine from Elsie Goalet
Date: Dec 1910-Jul 1914, n.d
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3237
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 232 leaves

Scope and Content

With (fols. 226-229) two Laissez-Passer for their journey from Ballegarde to Paris, 1914.

Notebook containing drafts of letters to Elsie Goalet from Percy Loraine
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3278
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 37 leaves

Letters to Elsie Goalet from Percy Loraine
Date: Mar 1911-Dec 1914,n.d
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3238
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 175 leaves

An autochrome (lantern slide) of Percy Loraine and Elsie Goalet in Arabic costume
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. e. 10
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 box

Letters to Louise Loraine from her husband Percy Loraine
Date: Sep 1929-Jun 1931
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 3239
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 105 leaves


Transformation from XML (EAD 2.0) to HTML
21 July 2017